Specimen Details

  • Taxon Name

    Myctophum selenops

  • Author and date of publication

    Tåning, 1928

  • Preferred Common name

    Lunar Lanternfish

  • Date Identified

    /10/2011

  • Identified By

    Dr Adrian Flynn - University of Queensland & Museum Victoria

  • Number Of Specimens

    1

  • Specimen Nature

    Spirit specimen Wet formalin 10% ethanol 70%

  • Collected By

    French Research Institute for Development

  • Collection Event Code

    NEC 1011 M015

  • Sampling Method

    trawl, midwater

  • Date Visited From

    11/08/2011 5:19 PM

  • Date Visited To

    11/08/2011 6:38 PM

  • Depth From (m)

    330

  • Category

    Natural Sciences

  • Scientific Group

    Vertebrate Zoology

  • Discipline

    Ichthyology

  • Collecting Areas

    Ichthyology

  • Type of Item

    Specimen

Taxonomy

Geospatial Information

  • Ocean

    Southwest Pacific Ocean

  • Precise Location

    Coral Sea, W of northern tip of New Caledonia

  • Latitude

    -17.9986;-17.9772

  • Longitude

    161.239;161.281

  • Geodetic Datum

    WGS84

  • Georeference Source

    GPS

  • Georeference Protocol

    gps original